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University of San Francisco

MFA Program

MFA Program Established: 
1986
Location:
San Francisco, California
Genres Include:
Poetry, Fiction, and Creative Nonfiction
Residency: 
Full
Duration: 
2-3 Years
Program Size: 
65
Application Deadline:
January 15, 2016
Application Fee: 
$55
Contact Name: 
Micah Ballard
Core Faculty Includes: 

Poets: D.A. Powell and Bruce Snider. Fiction writers: Stephen Beachy, Catherine Brady, Lewis Buzbee, Nina Schuyler, K. M. Soehnlein, and Susan Steinberg. Nonfiction writers: Dave Madden, Bich Minh Nguyen, and Ryan Van Meter

Funding/Employment Opportunities: 

Teaching Assistantships, Graduate Fellowships, Editorial Assistantships for Switchback

Affiliated Publications/Publishers: 

Switchback

Other Features: 

The program hosts a reading series, the Emerging Writers Festival, the Life after MFA symposia, and faculty and student readings. Other features include the student-run journal Switchback and opportunities to work with local literary and service organizations.

Graduates: 

Thomas Burke, Liza Campbell, George Dohrmann, Matthew D. Dalton, Jen Larsen, Joshua Mohr, Thomas Peele, Craig Santos Perez, Cynthia Robinson, Wendy Tokunaga

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